A possible answer or explanation to a question which must account for all observed facts.
You proceed from specific details to a general statement.
Usually of an event that occurs often
The process used to solve a problem or understand an event in nature
The setting up is critical and attempts to prove or disprove the hypothesis
General statement that infers some kind of conclusion (if...them..)
What do scientists collect during their experiment?
Mathematical and Quantitative data are better because?
They are objective and cannot be influenced by the scientists' subjective feelings
Various doses of the drug are used on these people
The drug itself (Control all variables other than just the treatment variable)
Scientific method produces what?
Some kind of conclusion or piece of information
Plausible scientifically acceptable generalization and must have a high probability
What happens if a theory is continually supported by experimental evidence?
It will eventually become a law
A uniformed or constant fact of nature
Knowledge for the sake of knowledge
Use of knowledge to solve a problem or to benefit man-kind
Cannot be defined, only described
Total of all chemical reactions within an organism
Expenditure of energy to gain nutrients and energy from the environment